Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
(DES)
Catalog #: DES00059410
Occurrence ID (GUID): 14a2c9fe-f9a8-4f67-9321-ba27bb62555c
Taxon: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis (L. D. Benson) Pinkava
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   19420A   
Date: 2005-03-24
Additional Collectors: Dixie Damrel
Locality: USA, Arizona, Maricopa County, Sierra Estrella Mountains Wilderness Area, west side, along trail to top.
33.213183  -112.237283
Verbatim Coordinates: 33d 12.791m N; 112d 14.237m W
Elevation: 782 meters Verbatim Elevation: 2566ft.
Habitat: Arizona Upland desert scrub, west-facing slope
Associated Species: Carnegiea gigantea, Encelia farinosa, Fouquieria splendens, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, C. bigelovii, Sphaeralcea ambigua, Echinocereus engelmannii, Ambrosia deltoidea, Lycium berlandieri, Justicia californica, Parkinsonia microphylla, Larrea tridentata, Lupinus arizonicus, Schismus, Aristida adscensionis, Cryptantha.
Description: Frequent shrub to 1-1/2 m tall, much branched, flowers 54(l) x 39(w) mm, 57(l) x 36(w) mm, 61(l) x 57(w) mm, 64(l) x 55(w) mm outer perianth yellow (-yellow-green) with maroon-red tip and greenish midstripe, inner perianth bright yellow (-faintly greenish), filaments maroon becoming yellow towards tip, anthers yellow, style cream(-yellow), stigma lobes 4, dark cream-yellow to light chartreuse.
Notes: Two color photographs.
Specimen Images
Record ID: 14a2c9fe-f9a8-4f67-9321-ba27bb62555c
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 19420A2005-03-24
Catalog Number: DES00059410
GUID: 14a2c9fe-f9a8-4f67-9321-ba27bb62555c
Latest Identification: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis (L. D. Benson) Pinkava


Deaver Herbarium (Northern Arizona University) (ASC)
Wendy C. Hodgson 19420A2005-03-24
Catalog Number: ASC00089147
Latest Identification: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis (L. D. Benson) Pinkava

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